How Soon Do You Check Your Phone After Waking?

As part of its 30 years of mobile phones in Australia celebrations, Telstra commissioned a survey of mobile phone usage in Australia. One interesting stat: 30 per cent of Gen Y respondents check their mobile phone as soon as they wake. How quickly do you reach for your phone?

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It’s not surprising that this sort of behaviour is common amongst younger people for whom mobiles have always been a given, but given how common the use of a mobile phone as an alarm is, I’m guessing that’s not just Gen Y behaviour. So here’s the question:

Feel free to expand on your morning mobile routine in the comments.

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